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Baana (son of Ahilud)
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Baana, Son of Ahilud
Baana, Son of Ahilud (בַּעֲנָה‎, ba'anah). Officer over one of Solomon’s districts (1 Kgs 4:12).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Ahilud (Person)
AHILUD (PERSON) [Heb ʾăhı̂lûd (אֲהִילוּד‎)]. 1. The father of Jehoshaphat, the “recorder” in the royal administrations of David and Solomon (2 Sam 8:16; 20:24; 1 Kgs 4:3; 1 Chr 18:15). In the parallel lists of officials (2 Sam 8:16–18 = 1 Chr 18:15–17), the Gk provides numerous variants of the name
Baana (Person)
BAANA (PERSON) [Heb baʿanaʾ (בַּעַנַא)]. Three persons in the OT. Baana and Baanah are apparently variant spellings of the same name, as are uzzāʾ (2 Sam 6:3) and uzzâ (6:7–8), mı̂kāʾ (2 Sam 9:12) and mı̂kâ (1 Chr 8:34–35). There are 2 main approaches to the meaning of Baana (h). The 1st sees it
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Baana
Baana. 1. Ahilud’s son, one of 12 officers appointed to requisition food for King Solomon’s household. He served in the district of Taanach and Megiddo (1 Kgs 4:12).2. Hushai’s son, another of King Solomon’s supply officers; his district was Asher and Bealoth (1 Kgs 4:16, kjv Baanah).3. Zadok’s father.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Baana
1, 2. AV, NEB, also BAANAH (v 16). Two of Solomon’s district governors (1 K. 4:12, 16).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Baana
BAANA1. Ahilud’s son, one of 12 officers appointed to requisition food for King Solomon’s household. He served in the district of Taanach and Megiddo (1 Kgs 4:12).2. Hushai’s son, another of King Solomon’s supply officers; his district was Asher and Aloth (1 Kgs 4:16).3. Zadok’s father. Zadok helped
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Baana
Baana (bay´uh-nuh).1 The son of Ahilud and a district administrator under King Solomon. He was responsible for providing the king’s household with food for one month of each year. His district included the area around Megiddo and in the Jezreel Valley in north-central Israel (1 Kings 4:12).2 The son
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Baana
BAANA1. The son of Ahilud, an overseer for Solomon in the S district of the plain of Jezreel from Megiddo to the Jordan (1 Kgs 4:12).2. The father of Zadok, who helped in rebuilding the walls of Jerusalem in the time of Nehemiah (Neh 3:4). See also Baanah 3.
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Baana
Baana (Heb. baʿănāʾ)1. A son of Ahilud (1 Kgs. 4:12); Solomon’s overseer in the southern part of the valley of Jezreel, from Megiddo to the Jordan.2. A son of Hushai and overseer of Asher and Bealoth during the reign of Solomon (1 Kgs. 4:16). His father was probably David’s counselor (2 Sam. 15:32–37;
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Baana
Ba´ana1. The son of Ahilud, Solomon’s commissariat officer in Jezreel and the north of the Jordan valley. 1 Kings 4:12. (b.c. 1000.)2. Father of Zadok, who assisted in rebuilding the wall of Jerusalem under Nehemiah. Neh. 3:4. (b.c. 446.)
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Baana
BA´ANA (bāʹa-na).1. The son of Ahilud, one of Solomon’s twelve deputies, whose district comprised Taanach, Megiddo, and all Beth-shean, with the adjacent region (1 Kings 4:12), 960 b.c.2. The son of Hushai and also a deputy of King Solomon. His district was in Asher and Bealoth (1 Kings 4:16), 960
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Baana
Baanason of affliction. (1.) One of Solomon’s purveyors (1 Kings 4:12).(2.) Son of Hushai, another of Solomon’s purveyors (1 Kings 4:16).(3.) Father of Zadok (Neh. 3:4).
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